Yates BPA01A NEW 100% Tie Off Aluminum Step Bolt Hook Lanyard. w/6Feet Free Fall Potential
Twin lanyard legs are made from 12mm BlueWater Armortech Rope and swival 3/4″ steel snap hooks. Designed specifically for climbing Transmission Tower step bolts> Rated Step Bolts can be safely connected directly with step bolt snap hooks. Maximum length of lanyard 38″. Lanyard has a new DMM ANSI Certified swivel between shock pack and Armortech rope legs. DMM captive eye ANSI certified carabiner used to connect shock pack to users sternal D-ring on harness. Ideal for transmission and communication tower workers.
- Maximum free fall distance allowed 6 feet. Full activation of lanyard extendes absorber an additional 48 inches. Individually serial ndlot numbered
- New Unique Aluminum Step Bolt Hooks on 12 mm Armortech rope legs legs meet 3600 lbf. (15kN) side load gate strength requirements of ANSI Z359.12-2009 standard.
- UL Certified to meet ANSI/ASSE Z359.12-2009 and ANSI/ASSE Z359.13-2009 standard
SPECIAL NOTICE ON STERNAL ATTACHMENT OF LANYARD FOR FALL ARREST.
ANSI Z359.11-2014 Sternal Attachment
The sternal attachment may be located as shown in Figure 4, and used as an alternative fall arrest attachment in applications where the dorsal attachment is determined to be inappropriate by a competent person and where there is no chance to fall in a direction other than feet first.
E3.2.2 See Figure 2(a) & 4. The sternal attachment element should be used only when the likely fall distance is not greater than 2 ft.
188.8.131.52 When loaded at the sternal attachment to arrest a fall, the design of the FBH (full body harness) shall direct load through the shoulder straps supporting the user and around the thighs.